Best food in Cape May

Check out the top food in Cape May, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Dogtooth Bar & Grill
1. Dogtooth Bar & Grill
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24 local reviews
100 E Taylor Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 609-522-8383
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Greg
One of our FAVORITES! Great Happy Hour Prices, the Best Appetizer Specials and the food is fantastic for a…
Yifeng
Dogtooth is an amazing local establishment with really good food and a fantastic atmosphere. It's a 5-10…
Robert & Caroline
This is a VERY popular restaurant/bar with good food and good portions. Pricing is good based on aloted…
1. Dogtooth Bar & Grill
1. Dogtooth Bar & Grill
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
100 E Taylor Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 609-522-8383
Greg
Greg
One of our FAVORITES! Great Happy Hour Prices, the Best Appetizer Specials and the food is fantastic for a small Bar/Restaurant. We…
Yifeng
Yifeng
Dogtooth is an amazing local establishment with really good food and a fantastic atmosphere. It's a 5-10 minute drive from our place and…
Robert & Caroline
Robert & Caroline
This is a VERY popular restaurant/bar with good food and good portions. Pricing is good based on aloted portions. (Drink prices are average)…
2. The Lobster House
2. The Lobster House
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44 local reviews
906 Schellengers Landing Rd, Cape May
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-884-8296
BarMeal takeawayRestaurant
Denise
I am not a fan of the food. It makes me sad because I used to love the lobster salad. I still love walking…
Lauren
The Lobster House is one a must while in Cape May! The atmosphere and food is amazing! During the summer the…
Joyce
The local favor of a fishing village, with great seafood. We recommend eating take out on the dock. First…
2. The Lobster House
2. The Lobster House
host-0host-1host-2
44 local reviews
906 Schellengers Landing Rd, Cape May
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-884-8296
Denise
Denise
I am not a fan of the food. It makes me sad because I used to love the lobster salad. I still love walking around the docks hoping I'll get…
Lauren
Lauren
The Lobster House is one a must while in Cape May! The atmosphere and food is amazing! During the summer the wait can be pretty long- try to…
Joyce
Joyce
The local favor of a fishing village, with great seafood. We recommend eating take out on the dock. First find your dining table with a…
3. Tomatoes
3. Tomatoes
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11 local reviews
9300 Amherst Ave, Margate City
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-822-7535
RestaurantBarFood
Frank
Great place for happy hour. 1/2 price drinks and bar food from 5:00 - 6:30 every day. It is also a very good…
Kate
Best happy hour in town (5-6:30)! Really good food for very reasonable prices. Fine dining and good crowd
Lauren
Excellent atmosphere and delicious fresh food. Good music to dance to on weekends.
3. Tomatoes
3. Tomatoes
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
9300 Amherst Ave, Margate City
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-822-7535
Frank
Frank
Great place for happy hour. 1/2 price drinks and bar food from 5:00 - 6:30 every day. It is also a very good restaurant.
Kate
Kate
Best happy hour in town (5-6:30)! Really good food for very reasonable prices. Fine dining and good crowd
Lauren
Lauren
Excellent atmosphere and delicious fresh food. Good music to dance to on weekends.
4. Lucky Bones Back Water Grille
4. Lucky Bones Back Water Grille
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16 local reviews
1200 NJ-109, Cape May
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-884-2663
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Colleen
Great food especially because they are open in the off-season and for late night bar menu. My "I'm so tired…
Glenn
Great food in a casual atmosphere. They also offer "take out" as an option. Lil's Last Stop Fries are to die…
Amy
Great restaurant and bar. Fresh food and great drinks. We enjoy the smart casual atmosphere. Always a stop…
4. Lucky Bones Back Water Grille
4. Lucky Bones Back Water Grille
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16 local reviews
1200 NJ-109, Cape May
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-884-2663
Colleen
Colleen
Great food especially because they are open in the off-season and for late night bar menu. My "I'm so tired and need a good unfussy dinner…
Glenn
Glenn
Great food in a casual atmosphere. They also offer "take out" as an option. Lil's Last Stop Fries are to die for as are the ultra thin crust…
Amy
Amy
Great restaurant and bar. Fresh food and great drinks. We enjoy the smart casual atmosphere. Always a stop when we are in town!
5. George's Place
5. George's Place
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16 local reviews
301 Beach Avenue, Cape May
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-884-6088
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Heather
Snug eatery, in business since 1968, offering American & Greek fare for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Family run,…
Alex
Great Prices....Capemay can get pricy. Super fresh Greek food & seafood. OPAH!! Featured on Drivein Diners &…
Andrew
Excellent food in an informal setting at the beach. Great breakfasts, lunch and dinner. BYOB. Greek…
5. George's Place
5. George's Place
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16 local reviews
301 Beach Avenue, Cape May
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-884-6088
Heather
Heather
Snug eatery, in business since 1968, offering American & Greek fare for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Family run, extremely friendly, excellent…
Alex
Alex
Great Prices....Capemay can get pricy. Super fresh Greek food & seafood. OPAH!! Featured on Drivein Diners & Dives. During peah season you…
Andrew
Andrew
Excellent food in an informal setting at the beach. Great breakfasts, lunch and dinner. BYOB. Greek specialties but they have everything…
6. Beach Creek Oyster Bar & Grill
6. Beach Creek Oyster Bar & Grill
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15 local reviews
500 West Hand Avenue, Wildwood
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-522-1062
BarRestaurantFood
Debi
One of my absolute favorite places to go! Hangout on the outside deck or bar. Lots of beautiful plants, live…
Christie
This is a higher scale restaurant in Wildwood. Amazing food and great atmosphere. The outside section by the…
Sandy
Beach Creek is a beautiful restaurant on the wildwood bay with a fantastic sunset. The food is exceptional…
6. Beach Creek Oyster Bar & Grill
6. Beach Creek Oyster Bar & Grill
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15 local reviews
500 West Hand Avenue, Wildwood
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-522-1062
Debi
Debi
One of my absolute favorite places to go! Hangout on the outside deck or bar. Lots of beautiful plants, live music, delicious drinks and…
Christie
Christie
This is a higher scale restaurant in Wildwood. Amazing food and great atmosphere. The outside section by the bar as a different more casual…
Sandy
Sandy
Beach Creek is a beautiful restaurant on the wildwood bay with a fantastic sunset. The food is exceptional and has live music every night.
7. Crest Tavern
7. Crest Tavern
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13 local reviews
9600 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood Crest
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+1 609-522-1200
BarLiquor storeRestaurant
Rob
Casual atmosphere, but good food. You can get burgers, seafood or chicken fingers for the kids. Gets a bit…
Steve
Excellent food. Not high end reasonably priced bar type food. Only place in the Crest that sells alcohol. …
Anthony
Open all year long, lots of locals. Reasonable Drinks and excellent bar food. Its our go to place.
7. Crest Tavern
7. Crest Tavern
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13 local reviews
9600 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood Crest
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+1 609-522-1200
Rob
Rob
Casual atmosphere, but good food. You can get burgers, seafood or chicken fingers for the kids. Gets a bit crowded during the season so…
Steve
Steve
Excellent food. Not high end reasonably priced bar type food. Only place in the Crest that sells alcohol. Bar/restaurant. Highly…
Anthony
Anthony
Open all year long, lots of locals. Reasonable Drinks and excellent bar food. Its our go to place.
8. Little Italy Restaurant
8. Little Italy Restaurant
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9 local reviews
5401 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(609) 523-0999
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Robert & Caroline
Little Italy is a BYOB restaurant with very good food. The portions are huge. They have a small "plate charge"…
David
Fantastic Italian food just a couple streets away!!!
Marilena
Great food, large portions and BYOB
8. Little Italy Restaurant
8. Little Italy Restaurant
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9 local reviews
5401 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(609) 523-0999
Robert & Caroline
Robert & Caroline
Little Italy is a BYOB restaurant with very good food. The portions are huge. They have a small "plate charge" if you decide to split a…
David
David
Fantastic Italian food just a couple streets away!!!
Marilena
Marilena
Great food, large portions and BYOB
9. Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
9. Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
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6 local reviews
1301 Beach Ave, Cape May
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-884-9090
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Jennifer
Great food, romantic, great service! Check out their early seating menu from 5-5:30 every day but Saturdays…
Andrew
Excellent food in a charming setting. Best restaurant in town by our criteria. Have an early bird, prix fixe…
Paul
One of my favorite romantic restaurants. Great food and service....just be sure to make reservations early.
9. Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
9. Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
1301 Beach Ave, Cape May
Closed · Opens in 2 minutes
+1 609-884-9090
Jennifer
Jennifer
Great food, romantic, great service! Check out their early seating menu from 5-5:30 every day but Saturdays and holiday weekends. $40pp 3…
Andrew
Andrew
Excellent food in a charming setting. Best restaurant in town by our criteria. Have an early bird, prix fixe menu.
Paul
Paul
One of my favorite romantic restaurants. Great food and service....just be sure to make reservations early.
10. The Crab Trap
10. The Crab Trap
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18 local reviews
1 Broadway, Somers Point
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-927-7377
BarRestaurantFood
Chris
The Crab Trap has outdoor seating and a great view of the Bay and Ocean City Ferris Wheel. Food is delicious…
Kathy
Great food, has been established for over 35 years. Known for their Clams Casino. No reservations accepted. …
Theresa
The BEST food, GREAT menu, and Crabb Jacks outside for drinks and beautiful bay view!!
10. The Crab Trap
10. The Crab Trap
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
1 Broadway, Somers Point
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 609-927-7377
Chris
Chris
The Crab Trap has outdoor seating and a great view of the Bay and Ocean City Ferris Wheel. Food is delicious but a little pricey. Good…
Kathy
Kathy
Great food, has been established for over 35 years. Known for their Clams Casino. No reservations accepted. Go early or you will have a…
Theresa
Theresa
The BEST food, GREAT menu, and Crabb Jacks outside for drinks and beautiful bay view!!
11. Goodnight Irene's Brew Pub
11. Goodnight Irene's Brew Pub
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12 local reviews
2708 Pacific Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
(609) 729-3861
Night clubRestaurantFood
Dave
Great food and excellent atmosphere. Outside dining available - weather permitting. Within walking distance!…
Maria
Excellent food and reasonably priced drinks. Their pizza is wonderful and their sandwiches are great.
Christopher
It has the best Beer around, great food too with a lot of different menu items.
11. Goodnight Irene's Brew Pub
11. Goodnight Irene's Brew Pub
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12 local reviews
2708 Pacific Ave, Wildwood
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
(609) 729-3861
Dave
Dave
Great food and excellent atmosphere. Outside dining available - weather permitting. Within walking distance! Literally less than 1 block…
Maria
Maria
Excellent food and reasonably priced drinks. Their pizza is wonderful and their sandwiches are great.
Christopher
Christopher
It has the best Beer around, great food too with a lot of different menu items.
12. Owen's Pub
12. Owen's Pub
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7 local reviews
119 East 17th Avenue, North Wildwood
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 609-729-7290
BarRestaurantFood
Robert & Caroline
This is a very affordable restaurant and bar, with good food and very good prices. PS: this is a very popular…
Bryan
WALKING DISTANCE! Great Neighborhood bar with STRONG drinks and decent pub food. Always a good fun crowd…
Wanda
An economical pub with delicious food within walking distance of the inn. It is open year round.
12. Owen's Pub
12. Owen's Pub
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
119 East 17th Avenue, North Wildwood
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 609-729-7290
Robert & Caroline
Robert & Caroline
This is a very affordable restaurant and bar, with good food and very good prices. PS: this is a very popular place, best to come before 4…
Bryan
Bryan
WALKING DISTANCE! Great Neighborhood bar with STRONG drinks and decent pub food. Always a good fun crowd hanging here!
Wanda
Wanda
An economical pub with delicious food within walking distance of the inn. It is open year round.